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November 18, 2022
1hr 57min
Status: released

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Slumberland Movie Details:

Based onLittle Nemo by Winsor McCay
Country United States
Language English
Release dateNovember 18, 2022
Running time1hr 57min
Age ratingPG
StarringJason Momoa
Marlow Barkley
Chris O’Dowd
Kyle Chandler
Weruche Opia
Directed by Francis Lawrence
Screenplay byDavid Guion
Michael Handelman
Produced byPeter Chernin
Jenno Topping
David Ready
Francis Lawrence
Cinematography by Jo Willems
Edited by Mark Yoshikawa
Music byPinar Toprak
Production CompanyChernin Entertainment
Distributor Netflix

Slumberland Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Marlow Barkley as Nemo, a young girl who has dreams of Slumberland. The character is a boy in the 1900s comic strip.[3]
    • Abigail White works as Nemo’s photo double.
  • Jason Momoa as Flip, a con artist with sharp teeth and the ears and horns of a goat who becomes Nemo’s companion and was a former friend of Nemo’s father Peter. The character is a clown in the 1900s comic strip.[3]
  • Chris O’Dowd as Philip, Nemo’s uncle who works as a doorknob salesman. He is the waking world counterpart of Flip.
    • Cameron Nicoll as young Phillip
  • Kyle Chandler as Peter, Nemo’s father and former lighthouse keeper who gets lost at sea.
    • Antonio Rane Pastore as young Peter.
  • Weruche Opia as Agent Green, an operative of the Bureau of Subconscious Activities whom Flip has been eluding.
  • India de Beaufort as Ms. Arya, the school counselor at Nemo’s school.
  • Chris D’Silva as Jamal, Nemo’s school friend.
  • Yanna McIntosh as Carla, a family friend of Peter and Nemo.
  • Izaak Smith is a Canadian guy who dreams about riding a giant Canada goose
  • Michael Blake is an accountant whose dreams have him with more hair
  • Humberly González is Graciela, a nun who dreams about being a salsa dancer.
  • Ava Cheung as Ho-Sook
  • Leslie Adlam as Agent Brown, an operative of the Bureau of Subconscious Activities.
  • Jamillah Ross as Agent Orange, an operative of the Bureau of Subconscious Activities.
  • Tonya Cornelisse as Agent Red, an operative of the Bureau of Subconscious Activities.
  • Katerina Taxia as Janice, a lunch lady.


In the film, a young girl discovers a secret map to the dreamworld of Slumberland, and with the help of an eccentric outlaw, she traverses dreams and flees nightmares, with the hope that she will be able to see her late father again.

Slumberland Movie Budget & Box Office Collection:

Worldwide Collection$150 million

About Slumberland Movie:

Slumberland is an American fantasy adventure film directed by Francis Lawrence and written by David Guion and Michael Handelman.

The film is based on the comic strip Little Nemo in Slumberland by Winsor McCay

Filming began on February 18, 2021, in Toronto, and concluded on May 19, 2021.

Slumberland was released on November 18, 2022, by Netflix. The film received generally mixed reviews from critics.

In its first week of release, Slumberland was the fifth most streamed program for the week of November 21–27 accruing over 1 billion minutes viewed across the platform.

Slumberland was nominated for two awards (Outstanding Animated Character in a Photoreal Feature & Outstanding Created Environment in a Photoreal Feature) at the 21st Visual Effects Society Awards.

Winsor McCay receives no onscreen credit for creating the characters and elements upon which the film is based.